East Aurora schools will remain closed on Monday, the district announced, the fifth snow day so far this year.
Though the snow has stopped falling, weather worries in East Aurora and the surrounding areas continue as the temperatures warm up.
Snowfall has diminished in the Village of East Aurora, but South Wales and Holland are still in line for more snow.
The Friends of Knox Farm State Park is sponsoring its second annual Holiday Art Festival, which will feature the work of nearly 100 professional artists from Western New York.
The annual Art for AIDS Orphans event, now in its eighth year, will be held at The Roycroft Inn on South Grove Street in East Aurora on Wednesday, Nov. 19 from 1-7 p.m. and Thursday, Nov. 20 from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
This holiday season, the Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce is continuing to promote its “Shop Local” initiative with an opportunity for shoppers to win prizes by making purchases at any retailer, restaurant or service provider in the Village of East Aurora or towns of Aurora, Colden, Elma, Holland, Marilla and Wales. This promotion began Friday, Nov. 14 and continues through Friday, Dec. 19.
The Marilla Town Board and its Sewage Sludge Committee are hoping to invoke a “home rule” law regulating sewage sludge and biosolids in town. The board and committee are sending the declaration to the state legislature and are working with other towns to form something of a coalition in the matter.
Michael Vanner’s lightning-fast hand-eye coordination is getting national attention. A seventh grader at East Aurora Middle School, he recently earned a spot on Team USA for his performance in August at the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games in sport stacking.
After losing out by 12 points last year in the Section VI swimming championship, the Iroquois girls team came back determined and posted a big win to earn the Class B title.